True patriots want what's best for their countries.
What's best for all countries is free public education, good roads and rails, a free press, clean air and water, public health, and a strong social safety net.
Your absolutist principles about your property are as warped as those of someone who thinks that his home mortgage entitles him to build a steel mill in his back yard.
It's an honest statement of political reality. Few had the guts to defend our freedom in the post-9/11-years.
According to the UN Declaration of Human Rights, housing and medical care are rights. Every country in the world signed on to that declaration with the exception of South Africa, Saudi Arabia, and the Soviet bloc countries. What you're trying to peddle as common sense is extremism. Have you considered moving to Saudi Arabia? You might feel more at home there.
And what about that hot military stud, Jeff Gannon? I didn't hear your commentary about him staying overnight in the White House when GWB was president.
Not only was she given a promotion, but she also gave a dream job to her buddy Philip Zelikow who, after arranging to demote the counterterrorism expert Richard Clarke, wrote the Bush Pre-emptive War Doctrine and served as Executive Director of the 9/11 Commission.
If you've been going 16 mph/h for two days you're going over 600 miles an hour. That's too fast.
To you the people are a mob. Thanks for letting us know where you're coming from.
Why shouldn't I compare Obama to Bush? The ACLU did, and found that in some way Obama was worse than Bush ever was. Look up their essay about The New Normal.